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Happy, Texas (1999)

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Release Date
 USA: Oct 1, 1999
DVD Release Date
 R1: Feb 2, 2004

Budget $1,700,000

MPAA Rating
Rated PG-13 for language, sexual content and some violence.

Running Time
1 hour, 38 minutes

Country USA

Studio MarkEd Entertainment

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Other Titles
• Happy, Texas



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Genre: Comedy, Farce, Thieves, Mistaken Identity, Gay/Lesbian, Deception, Love, Suspense, Police, Satire, Escape

Tagline: Escaped convicts disguised as beauty pageant experts? This could get ugly.

Plot: Harry Sawyer (Northam) and Wayne Wayne Wayne Jr. (Zahn) are two escaped convicts who find themselves in Happy, Texas. When they are mistaken for a gay couple who are in town to host a local beauty pageant, they use the opportunity to slip into character and avoid the authorities. Obviously, the bumbling, heterosexual criminals don't have a clue as to what they're doing, and when romance appears in the form of a distraught banker (Walker) and a tacky teacher (Douglas), their real personas threaten to emerge and blow their cover. Zahn's hysterical performance won him a Special Jury Award at the 1999 Sundance Film Festival.

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 Directed by
Mark Illsley
Bookies
 Written by
Ed Stone
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Mark Illsley
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 Cast
Steve Zahn
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Jeremy Northam
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William H. Macy
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Illeana Douglas
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M.C. Gainey
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Ron Perlman
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Michael Hitchcock
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 Music By
Peter Harris
Gold Coast



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